If you are preparing to put your home on the market, waterproofing your home can help increase your home’s value. In some cases, tie rod holes can become damaged and allow water to seep into your home. This should be prevented to prevent basement flooding and the issues associated with such.
At StayDry® Waterproofing, we have helped countless Michigan homeowners protect their homes with basement waterproofing. Not only can these solutions protect your home, but they increase the resale value of your home as well. Before you contact a StayDry® professional, let us fill you in on tie rod hole repair and how our services can help you get the most out of your home.
Tie Rod Hole Repair Checklist
When cement foundations are laid, wooden or steel rods are used to ensure it dries correctly. Once removed, these rods leave rod holes, which when damaged can result in leaks and other issues. You can use this checklist to determine if your home requires tie rod hole repair before you list your house on the market.
- Leaking Tie Rod Holes: As you can imagine, damaged tie rod hole make it easy for water to enter your Michigan home. Not only can this lead to basement flooding, but can also weaken your home’s cement foundation. Repairing leaky tie rod holes can also increase your home’s resale value, which is important should you plan on putting your home on the market.
- Cracks Around Tie Rod Holes: When water leaks into a tie rod hole, the cement foundation can weaken, leading to foundation cracks. Not only do these cracks allow another avenue for water to enter your home, but can also lead to further structural issues, like bowing walls or flaking concrete.
Improve Your Home’s Value with StayDry®
If you have noticed the tie rod holes in your home leaking or beginning to crack, tie rod hole repair will be needed. Here at StayDry®, we utilize a high-pressure crack injection method to seal leaky tie rod holes. This is the same service we use to seal foundation cracks, and is sure to prevent water from entering your basement.
Better yet, unlike many of our competitors, because we use a high-pressure polyurethane injection method, these tie rod holes will be sealed for life. This waterproofing solution is even backed by our lifetime warranty, so you can be sure that your basement is protected for life. This warranty is also fully transferable, which can increase the resale value of your home.
Contact Us Today!
If you have noticed leaky tie rod holes in your home’s foundation, we are here to help. Contact StayDry® today for a free estimate by calling 800.782.9379!